Connecting the Dots, January 2017
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January 31, 2017
Energy stocks jumped after the November election because investors thought new management in Washington would be their ticket to wealth. But what if it’s not?
January 24, 2017
Donald Trump won the White House for two main reasons.
January 17, 2017
“They’re getting away with murder,” said President-elect Donald Trump at last week’s epic news conference.
January 10, 2017
The news headlines after last Friday’s jobs report proved it again: Life is hard (and getting harder) for low-skilled workers. Illegal immigrants take their service industry jobs. Robots take their manufacturing industry jobs.
January 3, 2017
Happy New Year. Against all odds, we made it through 2016.